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Old Jack by William Henry Giles Kingston - ZyngRule ebooks

Old Jack by William Henry Giles Kingston - ZyngRule ebooks
  • #: 116838
  • Price: $0.99 In Apple Store
  • Category: Books
  • Updated: 2010-06-03
  • Current Version: 1.0
  • 1.0
  • Size: 3.20 MB
  • Language: English
  • Seller: Vallabh Papdiwala
  • Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 2.2 or later
  • © Vallabh Papdiwala
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"Still discipline had been maintained. Mr Carr called on me to accompany him round the ship in search of anything which might serve as food to stay the cravings of hunger. We discovered a few pounds of candles, some bits of old leather, leather shoes, a rug, a couple of hides; but our greatest prize was about a gallon of lamp-oil, and some oil intended to mix with paint. These we brought into the cabin, to be kept in safety. While we were there, Mr Carr's eyes fell on old Trojan, the captain's favourite Newfoundland dog, as he lay almost dying under his master's cot. The captain very naturally had not brought himself to order its death.

"`I am sorry, sir, ' said Mr Carr, `to propose what I do; but that dog may be the means of preserving the lives of all of us. We must kill him.'

"`You'll be proposing to kill and eat each other before long, ' exclaimed the poor master, in a querulous tone.

"`Heaven forbid!' answered the mate. `But to take the life of a brute beast is a different matte

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The ZyngRule ebook reader is a modeless, full screen reader no toolbar to consume valuable screen real estate, or switching back and forth between full screen and toolbar screen modes. Instead, use the large menu button at the top-left or top-right to access the menu. The menu button remains invisible until you touch it.

* Autoscrolling scroll through the book without touching the screen. When combined with large sized fonts, this reduces the fatigue associated with reading small fonts. Pull the screen back towards you to pause scrolling.

* Easy built-in dictionary expand your vocabulary by simply swiping across a word.

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* Annotate sections of the book using the Text Bookmarks and Notes features. You can also email the notes for further editing.

* Adjust font line space for more comfortable reading

* Stylish, animated graphics and a plethora of fonts and colors

* Realistic paper texture backgrounds for book pages

* Super-fast, instantaneous loading of chapters and bookmarks

* Use fast, colored, and animated bookmarks or easy to read Text Bookmarks

* Sound effects

* Night mode support

* Night mode text brightness control

* Background brightness control

* Page Up/Page Down speed control

* Book catalog to read previews of other books

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